Principal Physiotherapist


Rob is a physiotherapist of 20 years experience who has recently returned to the Bayside after many years of living abroad. He grew up in the local community, attended Iona College and then attained his Bachelor of Physiotherapy at the University of Queensland in 1998. Rob is the grandson of Manly Clinic founder, the late Dr Jack Hansen and worked at the surgery for many years where he got to know the local doctors. He has worked in Australia and extensively in the UK, and for the last 10 years he has been an integral part of the award winning Crystal Palace Physio Group, who are recognised as one of the UK's leading specialist Physiotherapy providers. Rob is an excellent manual and exercise therapist and is qualified in both pilates and acupuncture. Rob is committed to clinical excellence and customer service and takes an evidence based holistic approach when treating patients and optimising outcomes. He is passionate about all aspects of Sports and Musculoskeletal medicine and is committed to the education and improvement of general health and wellbeing.